The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 48 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.71% 2.16% 4.15%
As % of the Vendors category 1.82% 6.45% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Average daily rate
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£575 £400 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% +18.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £436
% change year-on-year
- -2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-5.10% -5.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 124 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.82% 33.51% 55.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 91 92
Average daily rate £393 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.60% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 24
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.06 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) SAP FS
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) FMCG
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
3 1 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) ABAP
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FS
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Product Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Report Writer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Business Objects